The lawsuits and the potential for regulation combined with concerns about rising avgas prices, declining use of piston-engine aircraft that burn the fuel, and the future of TEL supplies, which come from a single manufacturer, convinced the aviation industry that the time had come to find an alternative to 100LL
, says Rob Hackman, vice president of regulatory affairs at the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA).
The general aviation industry each year uses nearly 570 million gallons of 100LL
aviation fuel, which is toxic, increasingly expensive and non-renewable.
New York (AirGuide - Airline & Travel News) Wed, Feb 12, 2014 - Congressional appropriations committees are looking to increase funding for research that seeks to find alternative to 100LL
fuel, according to the General Aviation Manufacturers Association.
On-site services include fueling, hangar space, tie down, Jet A, 100LL
, Oxygen, GPU, pre- heating, de-icing and self serve 100LL
Regal's other aviation fuels are also highly competitive - 100LL
Avgas is available at $2.
Total quantity or scope: 100LL
aviation gasoline type according to ASTM D910-11 - 70.
The plan is an answer to what the company says is a global demand for alternatives to aircraft burning 100LL
In addition, GateOne provides full service maintenance support for a wide variety of piston and jet aircraft as well as office and hangar space, fueling, tie-down, Jet A, 100LL
, oxygen service, GPU, pre-heating, de-icing, catering and Customs service.
Michael Kraft of Lycoming, who has been long working toward a 100LL
alternative, says that the switch to unleaded gasoline will benefit pilots.
5 million in two new fuel facilities in an effort to produce an alternative to 100LL
6900 Jericho Turnpike, Suite 100LL
, Syosset, NY, 11791.
Swift Enterprises has moved forward in the approval process to produce an alternative aviation fuel to 100LL